The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.56% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £358 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.44% +11.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
Fibre Channel
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
142 102 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.12% 11.38% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 59 46
Average daily rate £370 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £280 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Average hourly rate £9.00 £25.88 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.21% +81.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Bristol region.

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in Bristol